The 10 Worst Hurricanes of All Time Typhoon Nina. The Great Hurricane. Barbados, 1780. Galveston Hurricane. Galveston, TX, 1900. Hurricane Katrina. Gulf Coast U.S., New Orleans, 2005. Labor Day Hurricane. Florida Keys, 1935. Hurricane Ike. Cuba and Texas Gulf coast, 2008. Hurricane Harvey. Southeast Texas, 2017. Hurricane Andrew. The Bahamas and Florida, 1992.